Successful Blog?

There is a question on Quora asking “How many days will it take for a blog to get followers or famous if daily I blog?” and I started writing my opinion in a few lines on my phone which quickly went long. I thought, let me get to my blog and write my thoughts on…

Detect if Fiddler is Running!

Fiddler is an awesome tool and helps do a lot of things for a developer. And at the same time you might be a little worried about someone running Fiddler to intercept the network activity from your app. If you have used Fiddler yourself, you will know what the risk is. For instance, if the…

4 Years of Blogging!

4 Years of Blogging! Started my blog exactly 4 years ago on 10/10/2010! Blogging has taught me many things in these 4 years and is a great way of learning by sharing. It gives an immense satisfaction when someone who was stuck for hours on something, lands on my blog to find answers. It’s a…

Visual Studio Tips and Tricks

We all learn new technologies from time to time. Coders/programmers (choose your term :)) spend most of the time in Visual Studio, yet very few try to get faster with Visual Studio. Visual Studio is a lethal weapon for the developers which can do magic, only if they know how to use it to the…

Remote Debugging Azure Cloud Service

We can debug a production cloud service hosted in Azure through Visual Studio. Yes, you can step through the code of a cloud service hosted in a live production environment! And, its very simple. In this post, I’ll explain how to enable remote debugging on azure cloud service and how to step through code. The remote…

My Tryst with Ultimate!

The day, February 4, 2014 is one of those big days in my life which define what I am. The first time I flicked the disc, I realized that Ultimate is going to be THE GAME CHANGER of my life. It started just like any other day. I usually hit gym in my office in the evening. I was hearing a lot about Ultimate and occasionally few of my…

CHM File Does Not Show Content?

CHM files are Compiled HTML files commonly used in Windows Operating Systems for help files, documentation and e-books at times. The file is opened using a program C:Windowshh.exe in a windows machine. CHM files fail to show the content in one of the following situations… It is blocked because the file is being opened from a network share It is…

Cortana on Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview with Cortana!

Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview is here. The wait is over! If you are a Windows Phone Developer and have a Windows Phone Developer account, you can get the developer preview of Windows Phone 8.1 on your Windows Phone 8 Device. I’ll show you how you can do that… Step 1: Download Preview for Developers Step 2:…